Our programming is made possible with the help of those who generously donate their time to Literary Arts. Here are some ways you can help us fulfill our mission to serve thousands of readers and writers of all ages across Oregon.
Due to the ongoing pandemic, volunteer opportunities are limited at this time.
A special note about the Portland Book Festival: Each November, the in-person Portland Book Festival relies on the support of hundreds of amazing volunteers to ensure the event runs smoothly. There will be volunteer opportunities at the 2022 Festival. Subscribe to our e-news and continue to check online for the latest news.
College Essay Exchange
Help mentor high school juniors and seniors to brainstorm, edit, and craft personal statements for college applications. Learn more about how to get involved and volunteer.
Portland Book Festival
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